|IUMA: The Port Huron Statement|
Home Recordings is the debut CD from THE PORT HURON STATEMENT (music and lyrics by Chip Taylor). From 1993-1997 Chip was singer/guitarist for NC's garage rockers, STICKY. STICKY toured the eastern US extensively and built an enthusiastic following with their rough-edged power-pop. Their second CD (DOUBLE SUPER-BUZZ) was released on David Lowery's (of CRACKER/CAMPER VAN BEETHOVEN) Pitch-a-Tent Records in 1997...
Keywords: The Port Huron Statement
|Rag Radio 2012-01-06 - Progressive Activist and SDS Pioneer Tom Hayden - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
This is the first of a two-part conversation with progressive activist Tom Hayden. On this show the emphasis is on SDS, the Port Huron Statement, and the Sixties. (In our second interview -- On Jan. 20, 2012 -- we discuss contemporary American society, foreign policy, and progressive politics. That show can be found here: http://www.archive.org/details/RagRadio2012-01-20-TomHaydenPart2) Tom Hayden was a driving force in the Students for a Democratic Society, the leading organization of the Sixti...
Keywords: Thorne Dreyer; Rag Radio; Tom Hayden; SDS; New Left; Port Huron Statement; Activists
|The SDS Papers - Prairie Fire & The Port Huron Statement - Collectively Written By Various Members Of Students for a Democratic Society|
PDFs of The Port Huron Statement, and the WeatherUnderground's Position Paper 'Prairie Fire' in 3 parts.
Keywords: Port Huron Statement; Prairie Fire; Weathermen; Social Justice; Activism; Politics; The Sixties; Students for a Democratic Society; SDS
|Rag Radio 2013-07-19 - Sociologist, Communications Scholar, & Author Todd Gitlin - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Todd Gitlin, an American writer, sociologist, communications scholar, novelist, poet, and intellectual -- and pioneer of the '60s New Left movement -- is the author of 15 books, including "Occupy Nation: The Roots, the Spirit, and the Promise of Occupy Wall Street." He is a professor of journalism and sociology and chair of the Ph. D. program in Communications at Columbia University. He holds degrees from Harvard University (mathematics), the University of Michigan (political science), and the U...
Keywords: Rag Radio; Thorne Dreyer; Todd Gitlin; SDS; Sociologists; Authors; Mass Media; Sixties; Occupy Wall Street; Journalism; Educators; Underground Press; Port Huron Statement; Identity Politics; Weather Underground
|People United 2014 Jan 24 - Allan Campbell|
This episode of KOOP Radio's People United features Thorne Dreyer and Alice Embree on activism and the alternative press in Austin, Texas, during the 1960s and 1970s. They spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin on January 30, 2013.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Thorne Dreyer; Alice Embree; activism; alternative press; underground press; underground newspaper; independent media; journalism; free speech; assembly; participatory democracy; public space; social space; campus; geography; students; University of Texas at Austin; Students for Democratic Action; Students for a Democratic Society; Port Huron Statement; Gentle Thursday; The Daily Texan; Red River Women's Press; Fly By Night Press; The Rag; Rag Reunion; The Rag Blog; Rag Radio; New Journalism Project; technology; offset printing; internet; counterculture; civil rights; war; anti-war; soldiers; veterans; cooperative; collective; housing; transportation; solidarity; movement; liberation; gay; women; feminism; gentrification; segregation; desegregation; economic; gender; racial; social; justice; black; Chicano; United Farm Workers; Brown Berets; Juarez-Lincoln University; East Austin; Vietnam; El Salvador; Nicaragua; Chile; Oleo Strut; Under the Hood Cafe; Killeen; Houston; Space City News; KPFT; Texas; United States; 1960s; 1970s; history; current events
|People United - March 2, 2012 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features Thorne Dreyer, the editor of _The Rag Blog_ as well as the host of KOOP Radio's own _Rag Radio_, and Alice Embree, a contributing editor to _The Rag Blog_, on the earlier publication they helped found, _The Rag_, an underground newspaper published in Austin, Texas, from 1966 to 1977. They spoke at the Public Affairs Forum at the 1st Unitarian Universalist Church in Austin on February 19, 2012.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Thorne Dreyer; Alice Embree; The Rag; Rag Reunion; The Rag Blog; Rag Radio; underground newspaper; underground press; Underground Press Syndicate; alternative newspaper; alternative press; alternative journalism; independent media; mainstream media; The Daily Texan; University of Texas at Austin; John McMillan; Smoking Typewriters; the New Left; counterculture; activism; personal liberation; popular culture; politics; social movements; Civil Rights Movement; anti-war movement; Vietnam War; LGBT; women's rights; women's movement; feminism; sexual liberation; gay rights; LGBT; direct action; participatory democracy; Tom Hayden; Port Huron Statement; Students for a Democratic Society; Movement for a Democratic Society; Mariann Wizard; Alan Pogue; 1960s; Sixties; Lucian Villasenor; Occupy UT; Occupy Austin; Occupy Wall Street; Occupy movement; Public Affairs Forum; 1st Unitarian Universalist Church; Bonny Gardner; Jim Letchworth; race; class; gender; history; current events